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*A member of French Montana‘s Coke Boys crew, Chinx Drugz (real name: Lionel Pickens) was shot and killed early Sunday morning in a drive-by.

It went down in Queens NY at around 4 AM, reports TMZ. Police found 2 victims in a car, one who whom was Chinx, 31, who was shot multiple times in the torso.

And if you didn’t know, Chinx’s big song is “I’m a Coke Boy” which features French (watch it below).

The second victim, who was shot in the back, has been hospitalized. He’s in critical condition.

NYPD is looking for the shooter.

In a statement, the Legion Media Group said:

“It is with a heavy heart that The Legion Media Group and 4 Kings Management announce the passing of Lionel “Chinx” Pickens this morning. He was 31. Few details are available about his passing but his management confirmed his passing this morning. The rapper from Queens, New York was a member of French Montana’s Coke Boys. Chinx’s dedication, humor and vision will always be remembered “Chinx was one of the most talented, professional, and determined rappers this industry had to offer,” said Publicist Chanel Rae, “Further more, he was a friend.”